Search for dissertations about: "Mariela Contreras"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mariela Contreras.

  1. 1. Child nutrition in rural Nicaragua Population-based studies in a transitional society

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mariela Contreras; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; autonomy; education; feeding practices; food security; nutritional status; social support; Nutrition; Nutrition;

    Abstract : Emerging favourable as well as unfavourable nutrition patterns are observed in societies undergoing rapid social and economic change. The aim of this thesis is to analyse the associations between household and maternal resources and infant and young child feeding habits and nutritional status in rural Nicaragua, a low-income transitional society. READ MORE